Tales from Shakespear: Designed for the Use of Young Persons, Volume 1 (Google eBook)

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M.J. Godwin, at the Juvenile Library, 1809 - 236 pages
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Page 20 - On the bat's back I do fly After summer merrily. Merrily, merrily shall I live now Under the blossom that hangs on the bough.
Page 142 - If I can catch him once upon the hip, I will feed fat the ancient grudge I bear him. He hates our sacred nation; and he rails, Even there where merchants most do congregate, On me, my bargains, and my well-won thrift, Which he calls interest: Cursed be my tribe, If I forgive him!
Page 233 - With thy keen sword impress, as make me bleed: Let fall thy blade on vulnerable crests; I bear a charmed life , which must not yield To one of woman born.
Page 228 - Be bloody, bold, And resolute : laugh to scorn the power of man, For none of woman born shall harm Macbeth.
Page 155 - Tarry a little ; there is something else. This bond doth give thee here no jot of blood, The words expressly are, a pound of flesh...
Page 29 - Philomel, with melody Sing in our sweet lullaby ; Lulla, lulla, lullaby, lulla, lulla, lullaby : Never harm, Nor spell nor charm, Come our lovely lady nigh ; So, good night, with lullaby.
Page 14 - At this Prospero smiled, and nodded his head, as much as to say: This goes on exactly as I could wish; my girl will be queen of Naples.' And then Ferdinand, in another fine long speech (for young princes speak in courtly phrases), told the innocent Miranda he was heir to the crown of Naples, and that she should be his queen. 'Ah! sir,' said she, 'I am a fool to weep at what I am glad of.
Page 64 - Is it possible Disdain should die while she hath such meet food to feed it as Signior Benedick? Courtesy itself must convert to disdain if you come in her presence.
Page 76 - Claudio, in the most passionate language, proclaimed the guilt of the blameless Hero, who, amazed at the strange words he uttered, said meekly, "Is my lord well, that he does speak so wide ?" Leonato, in the utmost horror, said to the prince, " My lord, why speak not you?'
Page 15 - Hence, bashful cunning; And prompt me, plain and holy innocence ! I am your wife, if you will marry me...

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